Lawrence Tierney’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 15, 1919

Death Date

Feb 26, 2002

Age of Death

82 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Feb 26, 2002


Movie Actor

The movie actor Lawrence Tierney died at the age of 82. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Brooklyn-born actor most famous for playing tough, gangster-type roles in films like 1945’s “Dillinger”. He enjoyed a late-career resurgence in popularity after appearing in Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs in 1992.

He is the uncle of actor and director Michael Tierney.

Lawrence Tierney died of pneumonia at age 82 at a Los Angeles nursing home on February 26, 2002, where he had been residing for nearly two years.



People make fast moves around me, I react. I can’t help it.


Put good energy out. Get good energy back.


Everyone that ever met me has been in love with me.


Mattresses! Beautiful! Let’s go buy a couple of mattresses. Give ’em to people for their birthday.


Where’s my food? When is it coming? What did I order, anyway?